COMMUNITY ASSET

gREEN INITIATIVES

In addition to providing a first-class public golf course, the Glencoe Golf Club continues to serve residents by its commitment to the environment and the open space that the course provides.  The Golf Club has achieved designation as a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary through the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Program for Golf Courses and has been recognized for Environmental Stewardship by Audubon International. The Club is also a member of the Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary Program and Monarchs in the Rough.

100+ Acres of turf grass

  • Provide wildlife habitat
  • Discourages pests (e.g. ticks and mosquitoes)
  • Produces oxygen
  • Creates temperature modifications
  • Provides cooling effect for the surrounding property
  • Provides noise abatement
  • Aids in allergy control
  • Provide pollutant absorption

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  • Enhancement of the overall Urban Forest; enhance the FPD properties that surround the GGC.
  • Evaporation
  • Noise abatement
  • Attraction for wildlife
  • Oxygen Production

DONATE / Volunteer

With every new project, Glencoe becomes a more vibrant and interconnected Village, strengthening its status as a premiere destination for life and culture on the North Shore.

We have been able to achieve so much in our long history, and we want to build on this legacy to ensure that our community’s public golf course can continue to thrive. But this bold vision is only possible with the support of those who believe in this community the most. As we embark on a campaign to reimagine what the Glencoe Golf Club can be in our Village—now, and for the next hundred years.

A PART OF THE COMMUNITY SINCE 1921

If you prefer to donate by check please make check payable to Friends of the Glencoe Golf Club

Send check donations to

Glencoe Golf Club
621 Westley Road
Glencoe, IL 60022

For more information about Friends of the Glencoe Golf Club or to discuss gifting options please contact:

Stella Nanos, Friends of the Glencoe Golf Club

Director and Secretary

847.835.3330 (direct)